Christine Labaza
Christine Labaza
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Rochester, Mich.
High School: Lutheran High Northwest
Position: Throws
Major: Materials Science and Engineering

2014: (Outdoor): concluded season with a 20th place finish in the discus throw at the ECAC Championships (5/16) clearing 118-02 … marked a personal best distance of 122-02 in the discus for a fourth place finish at the New England Division III Championships (2/22) … at the NEWMAC Championships (4/26), finished third with a discus throw of 120-01, and finished fifth in the shot put hitting 34-10.25 … (Indoor): season best shot put throw of 35-08.50 earned ninth place at the Gordon Kelly Invitational (2/8) … threw for 33-09.25 to finish eighth at the Art Farnham Invitational (1/25) … placed fifth at the Bowdoin Quad (1/18) with a shot put throw of 33-09.50.

2013: NEWMAC All-Conference (Discus) … (outdoor): finished in fourth in the shot put with a throw of 10.34m and first in the discus in 36.70m at the Engineer’s Cup (4/06) … was second in both the shot put and the discus in the meet against Bates, Colby and USM (4/13) with throws of 10.96m and 36.42m respectively … at the NEWMAC Championships (4/27), she was second in the discus with a throw of 38.79m and seventh in the shot put in 10.97m … came in ninth in the discus in 37.30m and the shot put in 11.17m.

2012: NEWMAC All-Conference (Discus) … (indoor): finished fifth in the discus throw (115-00) at the NEWMAC Championship (outdoor) … ranked first on the team for shot put (36-00) and second for discus throw (115-01).

2011: Recorded eight-best outdoor mark in discus (113-05 feet) of all-time … finished third in discus (102-07 feet) at NEWMAC championship … finished third in discus (113-05 feet) at Engineer’s Cup … finished third in discus (99-10 feet) at MIT Spring Invitational

Off the Track: Majoring in materials science and engineering … engineering internship with General Motors … Steel Bridge team.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Lutheran High Northwest … all-state in discus (three-time) and shot put … four-year regional champion in discus … conference champion in discus and shot put … class valedictorian.